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No water The dishwasher will run through the full cycle but no water is coming into the machine. It is less than a year old and had been working fine until Christmas Day.

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  • gr_penney Dec 28, 2008

    Thank you for your help. We found a switch that seemed to have tripped on the float pump mechanism. It seems to be working fine now. Once again "Thanks" and Merry christmas!@

  • Thomas F. Schneider May 11, 2010

    Have you checked to se if the water going to the machine has water availble?

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Don't try running the machine without water, as I suspect you can burn out the pump. Our machine wasn't getting enough water, so we removed the water intake valve and cleaned out a bit of grit that came thro the water line. If you are hooked up to a well system, there is always the chance the valve's screen can be clogged. Do you have excessively hot water? A repairman told me that after about 5 yrs, water intake valves have a rubber part (washer?) that expands with the heat and blocks the water from flowing into the machine. This turned out to be our problem - it's an easy part to replace. As for an almost new machine, this hardly seems possible. Sorry I can't be more help.

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